If you watch DIY television or HGTV and love the content of their programs we have the same caliber instructors as their program hosts and guests right here at Fletcher Farm School for the Arts and Crafts, which is one of the countries leading arts and crafts schools.
Jewelry enthusiasts will enjoy learning the ancient Scandinavian craft of weaving wire into jewelry by the method called Viking knit with Sherry Moesch. No previous jewelry skills are required to make this lovely copper bracelet and more.
A special class in "Alla Prima Oil Painting" with Nancy Griswold is also planned. This course will provide an immediate and direct approach to oil painting. Students will learn how to build an oil painting within 2-3 hours for the purpose of oil sketching on location and to learn a fast approach of working with oils.
Come over to Fletcher Farm School out and paint on Thursdays 6-8:30 p.m., Sept. 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov. 2, Nov. 11. This is a beginner/intermediate level class.
The weekend of Sept. 25-26 learn to capture the magic of Fall Foliage Painting in Watercolor with master painter, Robert Sydorowich.Try your hand at beginning spinning with Marilyn Brandner and learn the meditative skill of creating your own yarns from wool and other various fibers. Spinning wheels will be provided or bring your own.
Class times are Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., unless otherwise noted. Please call for tuition pricing at 802-228-8770
The Fletcher Farm School for the Arts and Crafts is operated by the Society of Vermont Artists and Craftsmen, Inc. The Society has leased the campus and buildings that house the school from the Fletcher Farm Foundation, Inc. since 1947.